Rhett Allain
Associate Professor of Physics
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Office: 115 Pursley Hall
Phone: 985-549-2894
FAX: 985-549-5126
email: rallain@selu.edu

Ph.D. North Carolina State University, M.S. University of Alabama, B.S. Benedictine University

Dr. Allain's research interests are in the field of Physics Education Research(PER). The primary goal of PER is to explore how students understand physics. This typically leads to the development of new curriculum and instructional techniques. Currently, Dr. Allain is interested in physics for elementary teachers, computational methods in introductory physics and student understanding of the nature of science.

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